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Introduction. Exposure to ionizing radiation has potential for acute and chronic health effects. Within the general public, there is discrepancy between perceived and actual health risks. It is vital to assess existing knowledge and perceptions about ionizing radiation among Vermonters.


Jan Carney, MD, MPH, University of Vermont College of Medicine

Linda Boccuzzo, MS, Vermont Department of Health

Heidi Hales, PhD, Vermont Department of Health

Razelle Hoffman-Contois, MS, Vermont Department of Health


Vermont Department of Health


Educational and Community-Based Programs, Environmental Health, Health-Related Quality of Life & Well-Being, Maternal, Infant, and Child Health, Respiratory Diseases

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